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Jet aircraft (1948 - 1992)

1948 Hawker Sea Hawk
 1948 Hawker Sea Hawk
Navy buy 420, far more than any other jet aircraft type
1951 Hawker Hunter
1951 Hawker Hunter 
Made a “Super Priority” aircraft for the RAF and NATO – nearly 2000 built
1961 Hawker P.1127
1961 Hawker P.1127  

Prototype of the unique vertical take-off and landing fixed-wing aircraft

1966 Hawker Siddeley Harrier
1966 Hawker Siddeley Harrier 
The world’s first operational VTOL aircraft - wins air race between New York and London city centres in 1969
1971 Hawker Siddeley Hawk
 1971 Hawker Siddeley Hawk
Last all-British aircraft to go into service with the RAF and still operational today
1972 Hawker Siddeley Harrier AV8A
 1972 Hawker Siddeley Harrier AV8A
First foreign-built military aircraft bought by the USA since 1918
1979 Hawker Siddeley Sea Harrier
1979 Hawker Siddeley Sea Harrier 
Crucial to success in the Falklands conflict
1983 BAe/McDonnell Douglas Harrier II
1983 BAe/McDonnell Douglas Harrier II 
Second generation Harriers for RAF, US Marines, Spain and Italy